• April 23STAAR TESTING - Upcoming tests: 5/1- U.S.History, 5/2- Algebra I, 5/3- Biology

  • April 234/28-4/29- Regional Track Meet @ Whitehouse High School

  • April 234/25- Baseball vs. Gunter- 4:30/7:30- Senior Night

  • STAAR Tests

    STAAR Tests

    Ethan Hill, Reporter

    April 24, 2017

    On May 1st the US History STAAR test for the juniors. The Algebra STAAR for freshman is on May 2nd and the biology STAAR for sophomores on May 3rd. Good luck to all the underclassman and make sure to get a good night sleep before the test and have a good healthy breakfast. Any one not taking the test...

  • Nate Hill at State

    Nate Hill at State

    TJ Pullen, Reporter

    April 24, 2017

    Nate Hill qualified for the state UIL meet in computer science and competed last weekend in Austin.  Nate  finished 4th at the state meet out 21 competitors which is awesome for a first time qualifier. Good Job Nate!  We will see you there again next year!

  • Area Track Meet

    Area Track Meet

    Blake Gibson

    April 23, 2017

    Please congratulate the following student athletes. They did an outstanding job representing themselves and Ponder in the Area Track Meet at Farmersville. We are so proud of their hard work and dedication this season… Lady Lions 4x100m Relay Emily Melvin Becca Smith Samantha Simpson Maddie ...

  • Tennis Teams are State-bound!

    Tennis Teams are State-bound!

    April 18, 2017

    Ladies' doubles team Remington Jackson and Sadie Dearing and mens' doubles team Chaise Glenn and James Timmons are headed to the state tennis tournament.  Both teams recently place 2nd during a playback at the regional tournament in Tyler.  PHS is certainly proud of these awesome kids and Coach Mary...

  • Prom Ticket Sales

    Prom Ticket Sales

    Ethan Hill, Reporter

    April 17, 2017

    2017 prom tickets are on sale now. Seniors receive complementary tickets and need to see Mrs. J or Mrs. Crider. Juniors need to see Mrs. J or Mrs. Crider to see about points and how much their tickers are. The tickets are $50 if yours isn't complementary.  Come and get them as soon as possible.

The Summer Countdown is On!

The Summer Countdown is On!

Taylor Reeves, Reporter

Are you ready for summer??? IT'S ONLY 25 DAYS AWAY!!!!!!

April 24, 2017

Senior Days

Taylor Hurst, Senior Days

There are many upcoming events for the graduating seniors. The most important and most exciting day is May 31st, which is graduation. Graduation will be held at the UNT coliseum starting at 8pm. May 6th is prom which will...

April 24, 2017

Fun Facts — New Year’s Eve Edition

Fun Facts — New Year’s Eve Edition

Patrick McGill, reporter

The first New year was celebrated 4,000 years by the ancient Babylonians. It's tradition to ring in New Year's with family and friends because it is rumored that, depending on the first people you see, you will ei...

December 15, 2016

Texas Brigades Youth Leadership Camp

Texas Brigades Youth Leadership Camp

TJ Pullen, Author

The Texas Brigades’ mission is to educate and empower youths with leadership skills and knowledge in wildlife, fisheries, and land stewardship to become conservation ambassadors for a sustained natural resource legacy....

October 27, 2016

Who Would You Vote For?

Who Would You Vote For?

Many of you will not be able to vote in the general election next month, but the staff at The Roar still wants to know who you would pick.  So think about it, do your research, and on October 24th, we will have a poll here...

October 10, 2016

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Ponder Baseball vs. Pilot Point

Ponder Baseball vs. Pilot Point

Jack Dow, Reporter

The Ponder Varsity baseball team beat Pilot Point 10-3 at their own field. Shane Scott once again threw a complete game, Brady Brockett had 2 RBIs. The Lions are rolling right...

April 24, 2017

Ponder Softball @ Pilot Point

Ponder Softball @ Pilot Point

April 24, 2017

The Summer Countdown is On!

The Summer Countdown is On!

April 24, 2017

Weather 4/24- 4/30

Weather 4/24- 4/30

April 24, 2017

Weather 4/24- 4/30

Weather 4/24- 4/30

Kinsey Montgomery, Reporter

The weather for the week is as follows: Monday- 78 degrees, partly cloudy/17 mph wind Tuesday- 90 degrees, cloudy/21 mph wind Wednesday- 74 degrees, scattered thunderstorms/...

April 24, 2017

Weather 4/17/17 – 4/24/17

Weather 4/17/17 – 4/24/17

April 17, 2017

Weather

Weather

April 12, 2017

Weather

Weather

April 4, 2017

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Fun Facts about Ponder

Fun Facts about Ponder

Chase Harris

It was started as a rail road town. Bonnie and Clyde robbed the bank in 1911. The high school has won 5 basketball state championships. @poshjeterson attended Ponder High. He is going to be President...

April 19, 2017

Denton County Livestock Show Result

Denton County Livestock Show Result

Sheep Show Harley Bridges- Southdown 2nd Place Reserve Champion, Medium Wool Cross 3rd Place Taylor Reeves- Finewool Cross 3rd Place, Medium Wool Cross 9th Place Monica Stewart- Finewool Cross...

April 13, 2017

Happy Easter!!

Happy Easter!!

The Roar staff wants to wish each and everyone of you a wonderful and blessed Easter!

April 13, 2017

Birthdays

Birthdays

Ethan Hill, Reporter

4/10- J. T. Brandon 4/11-Taylor Reed 4/12-Foster Ford and Ryan Maxwell 4/13-Jacob Summerlin and Lanee West 4/14-Kiya Hartwell 4/15-Crimson Cummings ...

April 12, 2017

Regional UIL

Regional UIL

Julie West

These are the UIL Regional qualifiers for 2017:   Bailey Lewis- Computer Applications and Spelling Avery Matheson- Ready Writing Morgan Weir- Editorial Writing Bailey Beer- Alt Prose Spencer...

April 7, 2017

A Night Under The Stars Prom 2017

A Night Under The Stars Prom 2017

April 5, 2017

Band Concert and Sightreading

Band Concert and Sightreading

March 9, 2017

One Act Play District Competition

One Act Play District Competition

March 8, 2017

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